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Folder 5 Description of the Mechanical Equipment and installation by C. R. Denmark, June 25, 1910. Includes technical descriptions of the mechanics of the engines, dynamos, generators, and other electrical machines within the building.

Container:
Box 10 of 15
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 79, Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum, National Museum Building Construction Records
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National Museum Building Construction Records
National Museum Building Construction Records / Series 4: NOTES, EXTRACTS, AND COMPILATIONS FROM THE CORRESPONDENCE AND REPORTS, 1901-1910. / Box 10
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
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Abbott's Monthly Vol. II No. 1

Created by:
Abbott's Monthly, American, 1929 - 1933  Search this
Published by:
Robert Sengstacke Abbott, American, 1830 - 1940  Search this
Edited by:
Lucius Clinton Harper, American, 1895 - 1952  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 11 3/8 x 8 9/16 x 1/4 in. (28.9 x 21.7 x 0.6 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place made:
3435 Indiana Avenue, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
January 1931
Topic:
African American  Search this
Bahá'í faith  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Literature  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Bobbie Ross in memory of Elizabeth Dillard
Object number:
2012.84.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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[Electrical machines class, probably at Howard University : cellulose acetate photonegative.]

Photographer:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Creator:
Agfa (Firm)  Search this
Names:
Howard University  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., 4" x 5".)
Container:
Box 58
Culture:
African Americans -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Subject/Sitter: mechanical engineering class
Group of students, including one woman, in a classroom. Five of the students are seated at a desk writing, another seated student is looking at a slide rule. Four students are standing, drawing diagrams on a blackboard. No ink on negative. "5 AGFA SAFETY FILM" edge imprint.
Subseries Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view negatives due to cold storage. Using negatives requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
Subseries Rights:
When the Museum purchased the collection from the Estate of Robert S. Scurlock, it obtained all rights, including copyright. The earliest photographs in the collection are in the public domain because their term of copyright has expired. The Archives Center will control copyright and the use of the collection for reproduction purposes, which will be handled in accordance with its standard reproduction policy guidelines. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Technical education  Search this
Slide rules  Search this
Classrooms  Search this
African American college students  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- Black-and-white negatives -- Acetate film
Subseries Citation:
Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Smithsonian Institution
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Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.6: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by client
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.6: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by client / 4.6.1: Black and White Negatives Part 1
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8090954e3-614f-40d0-bb6a-53cc1ceb0e98
EDAN-URL:
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[Electrical machines class, probably at Howard University : cellulose acetate photonegative.]

Photographer:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Creator:
Agfa (Firm)  Search this
Names:
Howard University  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., 4" x 5".)
Container:
Box 58
Culture:
African Americans -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Subject/Sitter: mechanical engineering class
Teacher and students in a classroom, possibly an electrical machines lecture. On the blackboard at the back of the room are diagrams showing electric motors. On the blackboard behind the teacher is a diagram showing magnetic flux in an electric machine. Pinned next to the blackboard are two drawings of a man and women standing at a bar and a man and women seated at a table, in period dress. One student holds a slide rule. No ink on negative. "5 AGFA SAFETY FILM" edge imprint.
Subseries Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view negatives due to cold storage. Using negatives requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
Subseries Rights:
When the Museum purchased the collection from the Estate of Robert S. Scurlock, it obtained all rights, including copyright. The earliest photographs in the collection are in the public domain because their term of copyright has expired. The Archives Center will control copyright and the use of the collection for reproduction purposes, which will be handled in accordance with its standard reproduction policy guidelines. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Technical education - NMAH -- ACAH  Search this
Slide rules  Search this
Classrooms  Search this
African American college students  Search this
African American teachers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- Black-and-white negatives -- Acetate film
Subseries Citation:
Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Smithsonian Institution
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Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.6: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by client
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.6: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by client / 4.6.1: Black and White Negatives Part 1
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8c2965432-8db2-4623-8c10-7c8eb62ea9f0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-06-ref15448

50 D Sewhandy Electric machine

Collection Creator:
Singer Manufacturing Company  Search this
Singer Company (The), (Fairfield, New Jersey)  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 27
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
1961 December 19
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning intellectual property rights. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Singer Industrial Design Collection, 1927-1983, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Singer Industrial Design Collection
Singer Industrial Design Collection / Series 1: Photographs / 1.1: Editorial Department
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep83ba4834d-8fab-4fbd-bb53-c8c6bbde91b1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0169-ref414

Magneto Electric Machine

Maker:
J. H. Bunnell & Co.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 11.1 cm x 21.3 cm x 13.1 cm; 4 3/8 in x 8 3/8 in x 5 3/16 in
Object Name:
Electrotherapeutic Apparatus, Faradic Battery
electrotherapeutic apparatus
faradic battery
Other Terms:
Electrotherapeutic Apparatus; Electrotherapeutic Apparatus, Faradic Battery; Medicine
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Credit Line:
from F.D. Tucker
ID Number:
MG.M-06528
Catalog number:
M-06528
Accession number:
183168
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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What is Deaf Folklore?: Elizabeth "Libby" Hathaway, Stephen Jones, Jan de Lap, Dick Moore, William "Bill" Ennis, Sheila Grinnell

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Folklore of the Deaf Program 1981 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1981 June 26
Local Numbers:
FP-1981-7RR-0240
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, June 26, 1981.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections. Please visit our website to learn more about submitting a request. The Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections make no guarantees concerning copyright or other intellectual property restrictions. Other usage conditions may apply; please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for more information.
Topic:
Disabilities  Search this
Deafness  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1981 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1981, Item FP-1981-7RR-0240
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1981 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1981 Festival of American Folklife / Series 6: Folklore of the Deaf / 6.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Electromagnetic Apparatus

Maker:
W. C. & J. Neff  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 5 5/8 in x 2 3/8 in; 8.89 cm x 14.2875 cm x 6.0325 cm
Object Name:
Patent Model, Dental
patent model
electrotherapeutic apparatus
Other Terms:
Extractor, Electric; Patent Model, Dental; Electrotherapeutic Apparatus, Faradic Battery; Medicine
ID Number:
MG.M-04175
Catalog number:
M-04175
Accession number:
89797
Patent number:
20,390
020390
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Magneto-Electric Machine

Maker:
W. H. Burnap  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
box: 4 7/16 in x 10 1/8 in x 6 1/4 in; 11.27125 cm x 25.7175 cm x 15.875 cm
overall-each 2 pieces: 1 in x 9 in x 1 in; 2.54 cm x 22.86 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
Machine, Electromagnetic
electromagnetic machine
electrotherapeutic apparatus
Other Terms:
Machine, Electromagnetic; Medicine
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
1865-1885
Credit Line:
From Ms. Sarah L. Crane
ID Number:
MG.M-02875
Catalog number:
M-02875
Accession number:
111157
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-6329-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_727990
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Leo Baekeland Diary Volume 6

Author:
Baekeland, L. H. (Leo Hendrik), 1863-1944  Search this
Collection Creator:
Baekeland, L. H. (Leo Hendrik), 1863-1944  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (6.9" x 4.5".)
Container:
Box 18, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Biographies
Diaries
Place:
Yonkers (N.Y.) -- 1900-1910
Date:
1910 February 1-1910 May 31
Scope and Contents:
Inscription on flyleaf: "Journal from February 1, 1910 to May 31, 1910."
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Laboratories  Search this
Automobiles -- 1900-1910  Search this
Tourism  Search this
Family -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Biographies
Diaries -- 20th century
Collection Citation:
Leo Baekeland Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Leo H. Baekeland Papers
Leo H. Baekeland Papers / Series 4: Diaries
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8522f0848-c8eb-4f28-92dd-5f87b06e8a4d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0005-ref295
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Indicator, Tachometer, Japanese Army, Type-100

Manufacturer:
Yokokawa Electric Machine Manufacturing Plant (Yokokawa Denki Seisakusho)  Search this
Materials:
Non-Magnetic White Metal Alloy
Glass
Steel
Paint
Paper
Adhesive
Ink
Dimensions:
3-D (Diameter x Length): 8.3 × 11.4cm (3 1/4 × 4 1/2 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Engine & Fuel
Country of Origin:
Japan
Credit Line:
Gift of Lt. Kimbrough S. Brown
Inventory Number:
A19480143000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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Tachometer, Japanese Navy, Model-2, Modification-2, Dual

Manufacturer:
Yokokawa Electric Machine Manufacturing Plant (Yokokawa Denki Seisakusho)  Search this
Materials:
Iron Alloy
Non-Magnetic Metal Alloy
Glass
Paint
Dimensions:
3-D: 14.3 × 8.9 × 13.8cm (5 5/8 × 3 1/2 × 5 7/16 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Engine & Fuel
Country of Origin:
Japan
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19600389000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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Indicator, Synchronizer, Engine, Japanese Army, Type-100

Manufacturer:
Yokokawa Electric Machine Manufacturing Plant (Yokokawa Denki Seisakusho)  Search this
Materials:
HAZMAT: Cadmium Plating
Steel
Copper Alloy
Glass
Paint
Non-Magnetic White Metal Alloy
Dimensions:
3-D: 10.3 × 5.7 × 5.7cm (4 1/16 × 2 1/4 × 2 1/4 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Engine & Fuel
Country of Origin:
Japan
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19600414000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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Indicator, Synchronizer, Engine, Japanese Army, Type-100

Manufacturer:
Yokokawa Electric Machine Manufacturing Plant (Yokokawa Denki Seisakusho)  Search this
Materials:
HAZMAT: Cadmium Plating
Steel
Copper Alloy
Plastic
Paint
Non-Magnetic White Metal Alloy
Wax
Dimensions:
3-D (Diameter x Length): 5.7 × 10.5cm (2 1/4 × 4 1/8 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Engine & Fuel
Country of Origin:
Japan
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19600433000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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edanmdm:nasm_A19600433000
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Indicator, Synchronizer, Engine, Japanese Army, Type-100

Manufacturer:
Yokokawa Electric Machine Manufacturing Plant (Yokokawa Denki Seisakusho)  Search this
Materials:
Steel
Non-Magnetic Metal Alloy
Glass
Paint
Dimensions:
3-D: 10.5 × 6cm (4 1/8 × 2 3/8 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Engine & Fuel
Country of Origin:
Japan
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19600500000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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Tachometer, Japanese Navy, Model-2, Modification-2, Dual,

Manufacturer:
Yokokawa Electric Machine Manufacturing Plant (Yokokawa Denki Seisakusho)  Search this
Materials:
Steel
Non-Magnetic Metal Alloy
Copper Alloy
Glass
Paint
Dimensions:
3-D: 14.6 × 8.3 × 13.7cm (5 3/4 × 3 1/4 × 5 3/8 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Engine & Fuel
Country of Origin:
Japan
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19600503000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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Indicator, Temperature, Free Air, Japanese Navy,

Manufacturer:
Mitsubishi Electric Machinery Co. Ltd. (Mitsubishi Denki)  Search this
Yokokawa Electric Machine Manufacturing Plant (Yokokawa Denki Seisakusho)  Search this
Materials:
Steel
Paint
Aluminum
Glass
Copper Alloy
Plastic
Dimensions:
3-D: 8.3 × 8.3 × 8.1cm (3 1/4 × 3 1/4 × 3 3/16 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Flight Management
Country of Origin:
Japan
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19600544000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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Indicator, Temperature, Free Air, Japanese Navy,

Manufacturer:
Mitsubishi Electric Machinery Co. Ltd. (Mitsubishi Denki)  Search this
Yokokawa Electric Machine Manufacturing Plant (Yokokawa Denki Seisakusho)  Search this
Materials:
Non-Magnetic White Metal Alloy
Steel
Glass
Paint
Copper Alloy
Possible
Inorganic Material
Dimensions:
3-D (Diameter x Depth): 8.1 × 8cm (3 3/16 × 3 1/8 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Flight Management
Country of Origin:
Japan
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19600545000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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Indicator, Exhaust Gas Temperature, Japanese Navy, Model-1

Manufacturer:
Mitsubishi Electric Machinery Co. Ltd. (Mitsubishi Denki)  Search this
Yokokawa Electric Machine Manufacturing Plant (Yokokawa Denki Seisakusho)  Search this
Materials:
Iron Alloy
Aluminum Alloy
Copper Alloy
Glass
Plastic
Paint
Dimensions:
3-D: 8.6 × 8.6 × 8.3cm (3 3/8 × 3 3/8 × 3 1/4 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Engine & Fuel
Country of Origin:
Japan
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19600561000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9c8e94c33-50c6-4be0-827b-7f1476c72129
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Indicator, Synchronizer, Engine, Japanese Army, Type-100,

Manufacturer:
Yokokawa Electric Machine Manufacturing Plant (Yokokawa Denki Seisakusho)  Search this
Materials:
HAZMAT: Cadmium Plating
Steel
Copper Alloy
Paint
Dimensions:
3-D: 10.5 × 5.9 × 5.7cm (4 1/8 × 2 5/16 × 2 1/4 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Engine & Fuel
Country of Origin:
Japan
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19600568000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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